Q1W7 Fundamentals 8th Grade (9/28 – 10/1)

TeacherSheri Potter
Subject AreaFundamentals of Agriscience
Grade Level8th grade
Week #Q1W7
Unit of InstructionCareers in Agriculture
Standard(s) Taught

11.01 Identify attitudes and habits necessary to achieve career success.
11.02 Describe personality aspects to consider when choosing a career.
11.03 Identify the basic steps in career planning.
11.04 Identify and research careers within a specific area of agriscience.

Learning Targets and Learning Criteria

Students will be exploring careers in agriculture with a particular focus on Ag Ed. The target they will be focusing on will be the facilitation of a lesson of their design that they will be presenting to Kindergarten and 1st grade.

Classroom Activities

Bell Ringers:

Tuesday: If a 1st grade student asked you what agriculture was, what would you tell them?

Wednesday: If you could choose any subject to teach to a 1st grade class, what would it be and why?

Friday: My favorite type of car is what? Favorite color car?

Assignments Due


Tuesday: Practice, coordinate, finalize plans for Friday!

Wednesday: Mrs. Potter will be gone, please do the word search.

Friday: Immediately prepare to go to the assigned rooms for facilitation. Once complete we will have review time and garden time.

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